Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, and the setting for the movie “The Sound of Music” is delightful any time of the year. However, it’s especially enchanting during the holiday season. Here are the best things to do in the Austrian city during the Christmas season.
When you’re in Europe, nothing gets you into the holiday spirit in like a Christmas market. These markets, which originated in Germany, can now be found in many cities throughout Europe. After frequenting countless Christmas markets over the years, here are my picks for some of the best Christmas markets in Europe.
Christmas in Barcelona has a different feel than in other parts of Europe. Santa and his elves give way to other quirky characters and traditions, making Christmas in the Catalan capital one that you won’t soon forget.
Riga, Latvia mixes modern and medieval with its UNESCO World Heritage Site Old Town, gothic spires and stunning Art Nouveau district. A cultural hub, Riga is a beautiful city no matter the season, but in winter, with its Christmas markets and snowy landscapes, it’s simply splendid.
Living abroad is as often frustrating as it is a fairytale. An American expat and travel influencer reflects on living in The Netherlands for two decades and shares her gripes and gratitudes.
Situated on the Rhine River, Alsace is the region in northeastern France famous for its wonderful wines, fairytale facades, and stunning landscapes. Here’s a look at some of the idyllic towns in the region.
A list of European destinations some people wouldn’t dream of traveling to alone that you can and totally should travel to solo.